Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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WGUS84 KSHV 282255
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
555 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

LAC069-085-290100-
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NATCHITOCHES LA-SABINE LA-
555 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  SOUTHERN NATCHITOCHES PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  SABINE PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 800 PM CDT

* AT 553 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
  OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NATCHITOCHES...MANY...FLORIEN...PROVENCAL...NATCHEZ...FISHER...
  FLORA...NEGREET...CHOPIN...BERMUDA...GORUM...KISATCHIE...
  BELLWOOD...CLOUTIERVILLE...ALOHA...MOUNT CARMEL AND MELROSE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3117 9359 3127 9362 3131 9369 3137 9364
      3137 9367 3145 9370 3147 9375 3151 9371
      3153 9378 3159 9384 3171 9297 3162 9290
      3160 9280 3152 9272 3135 9295 3137 9303
      3136 9339 3128 9344 3128 9353 3119 9355

$$

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